Brian Kelly joins Veridium Labs board

Veridium Labs announced this week Brian Kelly has joined its advisory board. He will consult on business development, investing and cryptocurrency.

Mr. Kelly is the founder and CEO of digital asset investment firm BKCM LLC. A CNBC contributor and regular on Fast Money, Mr. Kelly wrote the book The Bitcoin Big Bang – How Alternative Currencies are About to Change the World.

“With Veridium we have the first of its kind opportunity to develop a private market solution to a global problem, by unlocking the value of natural capital we can use free market forces as an incentive for conservation,” Mr. Kelly said.

The Veridium Labs advisory board also includes Fundry Capital Jeff Reece, InfiniteEarth executive Jim Procanik, and activist investor John Bishop.